What is Polyesters fabrics?

Polyester is a synthetic fiber derived from a chemical reaction.
Developed in a 20th-century laboratory, polyester fibers are formed from a chemical reaction, in which two or more molecules are combined to make a large molecule whose structure repeats throughout its length.

The long molecules are what makes it a very stable and strong fiber. Perfectly suitable for manufacturing many different products that require to be long-lasting and resistant.

From Industrial uses to daily life use products like textiles for clothing and home furnishing. Polyester has several advantages over natural fibers and traditional fabrics such as cotton.

In its beginnings the focus was and its easy wash properties and durability, although today is many times associated with lower qualities and low sensitivity to the skin, there is a wide range of polyester qualities, matching different kinds of needs.
And what about polyester blends?
Polyester and cotton are probably the most famous and popular blends. Polyester helps the fabric retain its shape and resist stains and wrinkles. While cotton makes the fabric more absorbent and comfortable.
Our Fleece Jersey 300 gsm is the perfect for hoodies, sweetshirts, apparel, babywear.
Polyester and rayon are other popular blend fabrics. Here again, the polyester makes the fabric more resilient and durable and helps it keep its shape. The rayon adds a different texture, has a soft touch, good absorption and good draping.
Polyester and nylon are a match for high durability, which results in a strong fabric that is stable and easy to wash, because of nylon’s strength and abrasion resistance and polyester’s wrinkle-free properties.

Polyester and Spandex or Elastane are the blend for elasticity and durability, used in form-fitting products like is the case of underwear and sportswear garments. Resulting in a stretchy and resistant fabric with fast-drying capabilities.
Our recycled Performance Lycra Eco 220 gsm is the perfect for swimwear, sportswear, apparel, dancewear, accessories, lingerie, costumes
Best product category for polyester fabrics:

- Bags
- Home wear
- Sportswear
- Anything that needs to be easily washed
- Outdoor clothing
- Accessories